Tag Archives: robotics

Mike Walsh: Generative AI and the Future of Work

Mike Walsh

Generative AI is changing not only how machines work, but how people get things done too. More importantly, it is challenging the very idea of what kinds of human activities in an organization might actually be valuable, and what should be simply automated. One thing, however, is certain – the future of work is more […]

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro Oversees “Future of Life” pavilion at Osaka Expo 2025

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro

We at Speakers Connect are excited to share that Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro will be overseeing the “Future of Life” pavilion at the Osaka Expo 2025 in Osaka, Japan. Watch the video below to learn more: Message from Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro: Humans are not merely reliant on biological evolution, as animals, but can use science and […]

Mike Walsh interviewed by Malaysia Media on the importance of the AI-powered organisation and more

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading futurist, was interviewed by Malaysia media, including the Borneo Post and TVS on the importance of the AI-powered organisation, the important skillsets for the future, and the comparative advantage of Sarawak, Malaysia. Learn more about it here. Mike Walsh is the CEO of Tomorrow, a global consultancy on designing business for the 21st […]

Jonathan Brill – Choose Luck to Navigate Uncertainty

Jonathan Brill

Jonathan Brill, international bestselling author and Forbes #1 futurist shares vital insights on competencies for strategic luck that can help you navigate the unpredictable waters we face today. Choose Luck: Tools to Navigate Uncertainty Most people think luck is coincidence, fate or that you make it yourself. It’s not, it’s a science-based skill — and […]

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro Spoke in Malaysia on Avatar and the Future Society

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro recently spoke in Malaysia on the topic of avatar technology and the future of society Avatar and the future society In his keynote, Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro introduced the technologies of autonomous robots and avatars (teleoperated robots and CG characters) that he has developed, and discuss how the avatar technology will change the […]

Mike Walsh, Leading Futurist, Opening Keynote at WCIT IDECS 2023 in Kuching Malaysia

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh , Leading Futurist, was invited to be the opening keynote speaker at the WCIT IDECS 2023 in Kuching Malaysia. He inspired the audience on the importance of getting ahead of the game, and what it takes to become an AI-powered organisation. His session received excellent reviews from the audiences. The AI-Powered Organization There has […]

Steven Van Belleghem New Book on Customer Experience: “A diamond in the rough”

Steven Van Belleghem

Steven Van Belleghem is set to release his latest book “A diamond in the rough” in late September 2023. The core of the book is about ‘how to create a strong customer culture”. It’s based on the simple paradox that every company has the desire to be customer centric, but only a handful really become customer […]

Jonathan Brill, Author of Rogue Waves, Future-Proof Your Business to Survive and Profit from Radical Change, Available to Speak in Asia

Jonathan Brill

We at Speakers Connect are thrilled to share that Jonathan Brill is now available to speak in Asia! Jonathan Brill writes, speaks and advises on how to create, manage and turn radical change to your advantage. Brill is an expert on strategic foresight and technology innovation. His warm style, compelling stories, and intellectual rigor inspire visionaries and […]

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro: Is the android era upon us?

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro

In Society 5.0, hyper-realistic autonomous androids like ERICA may work alongside humans. Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro will be sharing his insights at Expo 2025 in Osaka, Kansai. Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro, who has been selected as one of the top 100 geniuses alive in the world today by Synectics Survey of Contemporary Genius in 2007, is currently […]

Josh Klein: The Digital Age – A New Future for Work

Josh Klein

The digital transformation is speeding up. Huge disruptions are about to happen that can dramatically change our lives. The way we work, communicate, collaborate, learn and lead are evolving for new possibilities that open a new world not yet foreseen. Josh Klein shared his insights on the leading technologies of the future and their impact […]

Jonathan Brill, Author of Rogue Waves, Future-Proof Your Business to Survive and Profit from Radical Change, Available to Speak in Asia

Jonathan Brill

We at Speakers Connect are excited to share that Jonathan Brill, strategic foresight and technology innovation expert is now available to speak in Asia! Learn more about Jonathan’s work by watching the video below: Jonathan Brill writes, speaks and advises on how to create, manage and turn radical change to your advantage. Brill is an expert […]

Anders Indset: The Philosophy of Decentralization and Centralization

Anders Indset

Anders Indset was invited to share his insights on the Philosophy of Decentralization and Centralization, by the GBI Blockchain Academy. Here is the video of his virtual presentation. Anders Indset is the author of three Spiegel bestsellers: “Wild Knowledge”, “The Quantum Economy”, and “Das infizierte Denken”, and has been translated into over 10 languages to […]

Mike Walsh: Future of the Cities

Mike Walsh

Leading futurist Mike Walsh answers an important question— What is the future of cities? What is the future of cities? Daring architecture, delivery drones, self-driving cars, vertical farms, city brains controlling traffic or renewable energy and smart grids? It is likely that the cities of tomorrow will be built not only with bricks and mortar, […]

Mike Walsh – What is the Future of The Metaverse?

Mike Walsh

The future of the metaverse starts with the insight that it is not a place; it is a set of protocols. Protocols are basic sets of rules that allow data to be shared between systems. On the internet, they allow emails to exchanged and webpages to be viewed. For cryptocurrencies, they establish the structure of […]

Mike Walsh: What Is The Future Of Industrialization?

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh, leading Futurist, discussed what is the future of industrialization, in his recent video: Figuring out the future of industrial organizations might not sound that exciting, but in fact the digital acceleration of the industrial sector stands to be much more significant in impact and scope than innovations driven by the consumer internet. And […]

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro Developed Digital Avatar Systems to be Deployed at Convenience Stores in Japan

Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro

Japanese convenience store chain Lawson announced that they were going to deploy digital avatars on register monitors that are remotely controlled by real humans, to address the labour shortage issue. The digital avatar system is developed by Prof Hiroshi Ishiguro, director of the Intelligent Robotics Laboratory at Osaka University, who is a renowned expert on […]